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Sony KP 48S75 Rear Projection Red Haze around objects on screen

There is a red "ghostlike" haze on or around some objects on the screen. Any suggestions for something I can do without calling a professional?

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Sometimes this can be caused by excessive dust buildup on the lens over the red picture tube, and if you have access to that part of the set, that is where I would start. If it is clean, then you could have the red tube out of focus either due to a bad focus block or if you were lucky, a minor adjustment may fix it. If the set was over 8 years old, I'd consider replacing it with a HDTV model. Check out Consumer Reports latest issue for a start.

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I have a sony model KP-48V90 All of the sudden the picture started ghosting and the color went green and redish haze


Projection TV sets are known to have two common problems. The first problem that is common to these sets is convergence failure. When this happens the TV will usually look 3D, Wavy/Distorted, etc. It may also shutdown and blink an error code.

The second common problem with Projection TV sets is dull video, halos around objects, white looking video, or red overpowers the screen. This is commonly caused by the fluid in the lens being clouded overs.

To get fixed either call in a local TV repair company or goto sites such as www.TvRepairKits.com to get a repair kit with instructions.

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We have a Sony KP-48S75 48 rear projection television The picture has colors of blue, green, and red around the figures on the screen. what is wrong. Can this part be replaced without going to a...


Its convergence ICs, the STKs gone bad. The repair can be done only by person who knows about PCBs with embedded components. and good with soldering. You can down load the service manual for your tv from this fixya site tech support and decide how you would like to do it. You can check for costs and more FAQs on www.fixurtvs.com. If you are not sure best bet is to go for professional repair. Thanks if you took time to vote for me.

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Sony kp-48s75, shadow or ghosting picture


The most likely cause is shorted convergence chips and possibly a few pico fuses.

These sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the picture to look normal. This is called convergence.

When its out of alignment the video will look 3-D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired. Convergence problems are very common on all Projection TV sets including Sony,Samsung,JVC,Philip Magnavox,Panasonic,Akai,Pioneer2_bing.gif Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
You can get a convergenece repair kit with instructions from the links below.

Here are some of the most common problems with these sets...

Problem #1) Convergence

Yours may have one or more of the following symptoms...

*Screen Looks 3-D
*Colors wont align
*Screen may look distorted or warped
*No Audio/Video - TV Shuts down - May also make a constant chirping sound

Problem #2
Another common problem is dull or washed out video.

Your set may have one or more of the following symptoms....

*Dull looking picture
*White looking picture
*Halos around objects
*Red/Orange looking picture

You can see some more examples and find a fix herebb0cf99.png http://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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Sony KP-51WS510 has a haze or back glow that cant be adjusted


It seems U are having no screen voltage.
U need to get it repaired
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G-board fir KP-48S75


I been replied you in your post, check it out..

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does a red LED ever blink on the front panel. if you ever get 5 blinks than you are most likely haveing CRT failure the IK lines arent right and it is blanking the video.

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Green haze/shadowing on left third of tv


SOUNDS LIKE YOR GREEN CRT NEEDS TO BE REPLACED OR PERHAPS A SMOOTHING CAPACITOR ON YOUR 200V LINE IS OPEN CIRCUIT,PERHAPS YOUR CONVERGENCE ADJUSTMENTS NEED TO BE RESET.

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